Galley Wench Tales

Exploring the world through the people we meet
and the food they eat.

Phone screen snap of current weather.

Weird when 24 degrees F feels comparatively balmy! Beats the heck out of the negative temps we had.

Shut-in dinner

Marry Me chicken and lemony kale salad. Thanks to NYT recipes and weekend prep, we ate well through the storm.

Phone screen snap 1 week weather forecast

Climbing out of this arctic blast. The real danger is less the cold and more the hovering between freeze and thaw, creating an ice sheet. TBD how long that lasts.

Cat acting as leg warmer

Maggi, on loan from a traveling neighbor, keeps me toasty while I try to focus on work. Grateful for my 40-foot “commute.” Shiva will soon resume her rightful position as office buddy, though she prefers Wayne’s lap.